Very good scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Decent shooter, especially off the catch
Tremendous free throw generator
Adequate defensive player
Only an average free throw shooter
Prone to taking questionable shots
Can be too scoring focused
Can be a bit turnover prone
Can play too wildly on offense
Can gamble too much defensively
R.J. Barrett is a very talented scoring wing player that can really put the ball in the hoop, as he scored 26 points in a superb performance he had in the 2018 High School McDonald’s All-American game.
Though he has occasionally struggled with shot selection issues, he is a vastly athletic, skilled scorer that could be a likely top 3 pick in the 2019 draft, and he could end up being a very good player in the NBA.